Sep 28, 2012 6:00am PDT
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Sep 28, 2012 5:00am PDT
mysterious death of jimmy hoffa, the soil sample being tested for human remains, and what a dying man says he saw. >>> well, that's the unusual place for a dog to get trapped. were firefighters able to get her out? >>> good morning, westbound 24 right here it looks pretty good as you're driving up to the tunnel. we'll tell you more about the morning commute and the bay weather. welcome back to the ktvu morning news. there's a happy reunion for a sonoma county dog and her owners. her owner escaped through an open gate and then look what happened. she got stuck in an 18-inch culvert that runs under the road near their home. it was a difficult task for firefighters to help rescue the pup. they had to move dirt and bolders before cutting the pipe and freeing that little dog. >>> 5:12, new this morning soldiers in kenya stage a predawn attack on a rebel group. the kenyan military has taken control of case mayo. the fighting go on. now losing that port city would be important because those militants have been taxing goods coming into the port. now the united states is monitoring the sit
Sep 28, 2012 5:00pm PDT
remains of jimmy hoffa caused a commotion. people came to watch police drill through concrete behind a home. they removed samples of soil and clay but said there are no signs of human remains. allll this after a man told police he thought a body was buried there 35 years ago. police checked just to be sure but said the timeline didn't add up. . >> tonight we learn more about the crash that killed a little girl riding her bike. also we were able to talk to one of her relatives. mike is in nevado and has learned that girl was practically home when she was hit. >> reporter: right. we know according to police the young girl was riding her bike against traffic across the street here and she was struck by an suv just about a hundred yard from her house located in that subdivision right there. we also learned today that the young girl was loved in this area. just about 90 minutes a vigil will get started and as this memorial continues to grow, we are learning more about the 12- year-old. all day long one at a time, they came. >> i just felt like i wanted to. >> reporter: flowers and notes pla
Sep 28, 2012 10:00pm PDT
teamsters boss jimmy hoffa has failed to turn up any leads. he reportedly said he saw a body being buried there in 1975. soil samples were taken from under the driveway and will now be tested. >>> in news of the world tonight a plane carrying people to mount he have rest crashed and burned after hitting a bird. all 19 on board were killed. this time of year is popular for trekking in the foothills of the him lay yays. >>> in the mediterranean sea rescued migrants today in a dingy. they ran into rough seas, then sent out a distress call. most of the migrants are believed to be from africa. 22 of them are women, one is pregnant. >>> in australia authorities have approved the killing of sharks that get too close to popular beaches and swimmers. previously shark kills were only allowed after an attack on a human. great white sharks are a protected species and conservationists are angry about this new policy. >>> every story there's one picture that tells that story. >> he's our chief photographer and he has captured that picture for nearly 40 years. up next the man behind the lens as we say g
Sep 28, 2012 7:00am PDT
hoff ma. jimmy hoffa. >>> police in michigan dug up something from a house to see if the remains of jimmy hoffa are buried there. look at this. a couple of minutes ago we saw police removing this bundle out of the ground. don't know what it is. you can see it's wrapped in paper and tape. it was put in the back of a coroner's van but you can see two machine are -- two men are carrying this. we don't know if this is the body of jimmy hoffa. we will keep on aon this an bring you the details -- we'll keep an eye on this and bring you the details as we get them. >>> tonight is the start of fight night. the ground of the reported haunted home of sara winchester will be present to get you in the halloween spirit. it runs through saturday, november 3rd. >>> some frightening stuff on the roads in walnut creek. >> yeah, it's the big trouble there. for sure, northbound 680 as you drive up to walnut creek. let's say you are driving there from san ramon or danville. northbound 680 at rutgear. it's an overturned truck that was carrying ice cream. there's -- i guess it is diesel fuel that's been l
Sep 27, 2012 10:00pm PDT
again following the tip on the disappearance of jimmy hoffa almost 40 years ago. a man dying of cancer told police he saw someone being buried under a concrete slab next to a suburban detroit home about the time haffa disappeared in 1985. tomorrow authorities will be taking a soil sample to check for human remains. if that soil tests posttive they will excavate the site. >>> a shift in some key swing states. the momentum on the campaign trail with just weeks to go. >>> and we're keeping a close eye on that developing news in san francisco and working to learn more about the clash between protesters and police there. more live coverage throughout the hour. dan hurd: when i was a child, california was a leader in education funding. erika derry: and the fact that california isn't making it a priority frustrates me. dan hurd: i'm ashamed of that, and i don't want this to continue for my daughter. brenda kealing: prop 38 is going to bring a lot of money to our schools. suzan solomon: the money stays at the school site. cade derry: what i would really like to see is that the teachers.
Sep 29, 2012 7:00am PDT
you. >> thanks, rosemary. >>> the search for jimmy hoffa, where detectives are now taking soil samples, and the tip that led them there. >> construction crews are on hand getting ready to board up the law offices of a bay area mayor whose office burned down in a suspicious fire. [ laughter ] [ girl ] wow. you guys have it easy. i wish i had u-verse when i was your age. in my day, we didn't have these fancy wireless receivers. blah, blah, blah. if i had a sleepover, i couldn't just move the tv into the playroom. no, we had to watch movies in the den because that's where the tv outlet was. and if dad was snoring on the couch, we muscled through it. is she for real? your generation has it made. [ male announcer ] the wireless receiver. only from at&t u-verse. get a free wireless receiver with a qualifying u-verse plan. rethink possible. get a free wireless receiver with a qualifying u-verse plan. yeah... think they made a mistake?s. i don't know - maybe. the fried cheese melt is back for just 4 bucks. 1 of 4 big 4-dollar meals on the 2-4-6-8 value menu. only at denny's. open all n
Sep 27, 2012 7:00am PDT
leader jimmy hoffa may finally come to an en. investigators not a tip saying a body was buried at a hope at the same time a steamster's boss disappeared. a radar confirms that something is buried beneath the slab and michigan police plan to dig there tomorrow. >>> testimony continues in the deborah madden case. after today's testimony wraps up, the court will recess the jury tomorrow and closing arguments are set for monday. >>> the little boy who was shot after sleeping in his bed last week, he is back at home. he was released from the hospital yesterday. his home was sprayed with bullets last thursday about 1:00 in the morning. he's a 6th grader. he says he's happy to be out -- happy to be out of the hospital but afraid to go home. >> i want to think that teachers and the principal who came to visit me and gave me -- i want to thank the principal who came to visit me and bring me presents. >>> a miniature horse farm in sonoma county has less than a week to move out. there said they've been served with an eviction notice. rit now, it's not clear what's gonna happen tothose horses.